'Elephant Day Care' at Patara Elephant Farm

After an early breakfast you will drive out to Patara Elephant Farm where you will have a full morning of 'elephant day care', where the emphasis is on caring for any pregnant elephants and mothers with small off-spring. On arrival at the farm you will register and get changed into your training outfit and have a chance to learn about the farm's elephant consevation philosophy. You will then be taking part in the daily healthcare routine of the elephants which includes health inspection, feeding, walking with the elephants for exercise and also to the water for drinking and bathing. You will be able to observe them interacting among their families in natural environments. The knowledgeable staff will be providing you with information regarding their daily care as you go along.

Please note that no elephant riding is included in this experience and it will be shared with other participants.

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